The town of Northglenn, Colorado is home to approximately 38,000 residents. Young professionals should fit right in, as they make up an above-average percentage of the population. With an average age of just under 36, the city's residents skew younger than most cities in Colorado. Residents are fairly evenly split between owning (52%) and renting (48%) their residence. The average rent of $1,257/month is slightly above the state average.
Averaging about 32 minutes, Northglenn's commute time is longer than the Colorado average of about 27 minutes. Many residents (47%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transportation isn't used much. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
There are four primary industries in Northglenn: retail, healthcare, entertainment, and construction. Combined, these industries make up 27% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 9% of residents work in sales, making it the top field in the city. With an average annual income of about $70K, Northglenn workers earn around $10,000 less than the average Colorado resident. The city's average income, however, is nearly on par with the national average of $73,345. Northglenn has a relatively large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or equivalent (20%) compared to the Colorado average. In addition, 13% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.